Classification certificate for object 2016frp
TNS Classification Report No. 385 [ 2016TNSCR.640....1R ]

Date Received (UTC): 2016-09-06 17:25:19
Sender: Prof. Xiaofeng Wang
Group: PTSS

L. Rui, X. Wang, W. Li, Z.Yang (THU), Z. Xu, B. Li, H. Zhao, L. Wang (PMO), J. Jia, H. Wu, T. Zhang (NAOC), J. Zhang (YNAO) report/s a classification of object: SN 2016frp

Type: SN Ib-pec
Redshift: 0.027

Remarks: A spectrum taken on UT Sep. 05.7 with the Xinglong 2.16m telescope of NAOC shows that this transient is consistent with a peculiar type Ib supernova a few days before the maximum light.

The following Classification spectrum was provided:

Obsdate: 2016-09-05 16:47:59
Instrument: Phot-spec
Telescope: 2.16m Beijing Astronomical Observatory Telescope

Details of the object and its spectra can be viewed here: https://wis-tns.weizmann.ac.il/object/2016frp